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Where has Special Needs gone?

(33 Posts)
magso Wed 10-Jun-09 17:41:03

I cannot find it in the topics list?

monstermansmum Wed 10-Jun-09 17:42:36

I was just wondering that!!! Its on my list of topics but not on the page title-it just says 'children'.??????

VJaybigpants Wed 10-Jun-09 17:43:15

I've been on and off here all day today and only just noticed it!!!

monstermansmum Wed 10-Jun-09 17:43:30

sorry-its in my shortcuts but comes up as children! hmm

busybeingmum Wed 10-Jun-09 17:50:38

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ICANDOTHAT Wed 10-Jun-09 17:52:16

It's been given it's own Board

monstermansmum Wed 10-Jun-09 17:53:30

err i'm abit thick! blushwhat does that mean?

coppertop Wed 10-Jun-09 17:57:09

It used to be under the Parenting section on the topics page but now there's a section called Special Needs and it's been divided up into Children, Teens, Education etc. Basically you just scroll down on the topics page.

monstermansmum Wed 10-Jun-09 18:01:29

I dont have that! I had the SN page saved in my favourites so i dont know how to do anything else!!! oooooh not happy. Will have to re learn what to do now hmm

2shoes Wed 10-Jun-09 18:03:44

it looks like a work in progress to me, maybe tech hasn't finished it yet.

JustineMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 10-Jun-09 18:05:08

Sorry it's a balls up - we have created a new area and children is just one of the topics but for some reason the others aren't working/showing. Now BigTech's gawn - we'll try to track him down soonest...

monstermansmum Wed 10-Jun-09 18:06:29

youre right 2shoes-I emailed them and they said that they had separated the topics within SN but it wasnt working properly at the moment.

coppertop Wed 10-Jun-09 18:06:45

Monstermansmum - If you follow this link here to the Talk topics page ou can scroll down the list until you see Special Needs on the left-hand side. Click on the words 'Special Needs' and it should come up with the new SN topics.

Flamesparrow Wed 10-Jun-09 18:07:24

where did children come from?!?!?!

(as in the topic, I know the basics )

coppertop Wed 10-Jun-09 18:08:04

Poor BigTech. He'll never be allowed out of his shed again.

Flamesparrow Wed 10-Jun-09 18:10:24

Justine - is it going to just say "children" etc all the time, or will it be "special needs children"?

A lot of people just click from active convos and won't realise it is SN stuff

2shoes Wed 10-Jun-09 18:13:19

how exciting though a shiney new teens topic.

bubblagirl Wed 10-Jun-09 18:30:55

oh no i have only just realised does that mean there is no special needs anymore just children as i like the crowd in special needs lol and no one will know where to go for help on special needs subjects

JustineMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 10-Jun-09 18:35:36

You make a very fair point Flamesparrow - we're going to have to rename these topics aren't we? Double balls up! <note to self to think things through a bit more>

Flamesparrow Wed 10-Jun-09 18:36:46

If you want to employ me to work from home, then I can point out these things beforehand to make less work for you wink <waits for contract>

LollipopViolet Wed 10-Jun-09 19:13:56

I like that we have our own board now, and maybe I'll fit nicely into the teen bit (for this year at least...20 in December eeek!) But I wish there was a notice on the top of the page or something, I've just panicked!

sarah293 Wed 10-Jun-09 19:40:16

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2shoes Wed 10-Jun-09 19:42:54

is sn still opt in?

Flamesparrow Wed 10-Jun-09 19:44:06

would assume though - no new random posts have popped up in children

Deeeja Wed 10-Jun-09 20:07:12

Found it!
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